Homework: Case Study 2
After reading further background material on the company and relevant case studies on related companies the case, prepare a 2000 – 2500 word report analyzing the issues in the case, and identify logistics management strategies to resolve the issues.
ALSO look at the web site www.qube.com.au
In your report you need to consider :
- The main problems at with the current logistics network in NSW
- How they might be resolved
- What, if any, involvement should the NSW government have in the resolution of the problems
To support your analysis and recommendations, you need to:
- use a minimum of 5 academic journal articles, plus the text supporting your identification of problems and proposals / recommendations to resolve the problems (better marks will be awarded for more than 5).
- link the case elements and discussion / analysis to correctly referenced logistics concepts and models.
- 2500 – word response – word count applies to content only, not title page, table of contents and reference list.
- Responses should include relevant logistics management theories – referenced and their application explained – do not just quote or paraphrase the theory
- Short report format – title page, introduction, suitable headings & subheadings, recommendations, reference list – use Harvard (APA) or Chicago referencing style